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The Black Dog Village Pub & Bistro

) #1 of 14 Restaurants in Bayfield $$ - $$$ , ,
5 Main St N, Bayfield, Bluewater, Ontario N0M 1G0, Canada
+1 519-565-2326
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5 Main St N, Bayfield, Bluewater, Ontario N0M 1G0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were here the other day for lunch. On vacay. Great dining experience, fabulous decor - old world feel, outdoor patio. Attention to detail... flowers on tables, just a wonderful experience. I ordered the Vegan curry dish which was excellent and generous...More

Thank JFun2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a 530 reservation, asking for the patio. When we arrived at 530, the greeter said the patio would be 30 minutes, despite several obvious tables being open. He said he was saving them for larger parties. Obviously seeing our displeasure, we were seated...More

Thank Ron E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have visited Black Dog on many different occasions over the years and each time seems to be better than the last. The beer selection (both import and local) is next level. The food is unique, creative and very tasty. The service staff is very...More

Thank Brett B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The total atmosphere here at the Black Dog was one of relaxation and enjoyment. The menu was exciting and well presented. If you are a Scotch lover, there is a selection to please even a true scot!

Thank Olga P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I absolutely love the salads at this restaurant my favorite was the beet, nut and mixed greens. Sadly it has been replaced but I went with the new choice and wasn't disappointed. Hearty portions which I have never been able to finish. Recommend highly but...More

Thank Colleen C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Many craft beers and excellent food service and quality but very busy so make a reservation to secure your table. We could not eat desert as the portions are good size.

Thank PandCinOntario
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The atmosphere here is great for lunch or dinner. A reservation is advised. The hamburgers are huge.

Thank Athomeanywhere
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although we had to have our dinner at the bar because it was so busy, I can understand why it is so busy. The food was excellent, great selection, well presented and great value. The two lads at the bar were super friendly and efficient.

Thank Geri W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We usually take our annual pilgrimage to this quaint town each summer, and the Black Dog has been relatively consistent as a preferred luncheon stop. During our June visit, we enjoyed a couple of the sandwich options: the Perch sandwich and the Irish burger. Both...More

Thank A M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had lunch today at this wonderful restaurant. Great atmosphere and the food was delicious. I had the black bean and bacon soup..............it was amazing!!! I also had the Beet and Goat Cheese salad............absolutely delicious!!! Presentation of the food was excellent. Gordon Ramsay would be...More

1  Thank Janet M
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23 December 2015|
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Response from jaunty5 | Reviewed this property |
were there during the Summer so I don't know
22 June 2015|
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Response from Mike H | Reviewed this property |
My wife is celiac, and she has no problems with the food. They go out of their way to accomadate your needs.
7 May 2015|
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Response from needles4ewe | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, we were there in the winter. Call the restaurant and see
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Main St N, Bayfield, Bluewater, Ontario N0M 1G0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Huron County  >  Bluewater  >  Bayfield
  • Phone Number: +1 519-565-2326
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